Runnning Room

Theatre Calgary presents 'The Big Run'
5K - 10K - Half Marathon

Where: Calgary, AB.
Date: Saturday, May 1st, 2010
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Event Name
Until Jan 31
Until April 28
After April 28*
Half Marathon
*Late Fee applies to entries received at the Race Package Pick-Up.
Please note that there is no race day registration.

NEW for 2010! Each race course will be certified in accordance with Athletics Canada/Run Canada guidelines.

Staged out of Calgaryís scenic Bowness Park, The Big Run features 5km, 10km and Half Marathon (21.1km) events open to both runners and walkers. Our courses are challenging and picturesque, taking participants along the Bow River and through three northwest parks on the cityís extensive pathway system. The 2010 Big Run will be held on May 1, 2010 and is expected to attract over 1,200 runners, walkers and volunteers.

Race Kit Pickup:

  • Thursday, April 29th, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Friday, April 30th, noon - 7:00 pm
    Eau Claire Market Running Room - View Map
    Unit A01
    200 Barclay Parade SW
    Calgary, AB

All participants will receive a technical shirt.
Shirt size will not be guaranteed for entries received at Race Package Pick-Up.


The Big Run events will all start and finish in Bowness Park. Bowness Park is located at:
8900 48th Avenue NW.
Limited parking will be available within Bowness Park.

Route Maps:

Race Start Times:

  • Half Marathon: 8:00 am
  • 5K: 8:15 am
  • 10K: 8:15 am
To download a pledge form click here. (.pdf 105 KB)

1. Choose your event! Click on the registration link to go to the secure registration page.
2. Fill out your information on the registration form. Make sure to include your proper email address!
3. Use your credit card to pay your registration fee! Transactions processed securely.
4. You will receive a confirmation Email, outlining your application and payment details.
5. Check the on-line confirmation list above.
6. If there are any questions about your online registration please click on the contact us link to communicate with the race director.
All entries are non-refundable and non-transferable. Entry fee does not include processing fee.
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Remember to check back regularly for updates on race information!
If you have questions or comments, please contact your Race Director.

Have a great Race!

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For more information on our Fundraising tools link here: GIVING

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